As we age, our lips become thinner and lose definition. This may make us look old and our expression look sad.
Lip enhancement by fillers is a popular procedure to restore fullness of the lips.They also make the smile more beautiful, improve facial expression by helping to turn the corners of the mouth upwards and give the lips a more youthful look.
The procedure is done under local anaesthetic and the effect lasts for 6 to 9 months.
Cosmetic surgery is like an art form and surgeons have years of training to put stitches delicately to reduce any scarring. Even then, there is initially always a fine scar formed which will gradually fade away.
There are things you could do to look after the wound and help the skin to heal well and quickly.
After surgery, ensure that you are eating a healthy and balanced diet. Take some time off work, rest and sleep well. Follow the surgeon’s instructions about exercise and do not overdo it.
Avoid smoking and alcohol before and after surgery. Protect your skin from the sun, as sun exposure can increase pigmentation in the scar. If needed, use a sun protection cream and use a scarf or hat.
Our body has great healing and repairing powers but we can help by looking after ourselves.
Happiness is a state of mind. Psychologists say that we can increase our state of happiness by looking happy and consciously creating happiness around us. This is the rationale of the laughter clubs that are mushrooming in all the big cities of India. Now men and women are using botox treatment to make their faces look happier.
With age, the facial skin sags and frown lines that appear, especially on the forehead. This can create a look of sadness, anger or constant frowning. Botox treatment can straighten these lines and make the skin more taught, thus improving the look of the face. Recently, some studies have reported that Botox treatment to make the face look less sad can be a way of treating depression.
Many cosmetic doctors report an increase in the requests for Botox treatment during the party season, as people not only want to look youthful and radiant, but also happy and pleasing.